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Jack White Unreleased Vinyl Records From His Former Band The Upholsterers Found In A Furniture Cushion

December 19th, 2014
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Prior to finding fame with the White Stripes, Jack White supported himself by working as an upholsterer in his native Detroit, Michigan. Later, White teamed up with his upholstering mentor and fellow musician, Brian Muldoon, to record and release two singles as a band called, The Upholsterers. Getting creative, the men hid the second single – “Your Furniture Was Always Dead … I Was Just Afraid To Tell You” – inside furniture cushions that Muldoon was reupholstering, according to Paste Magazine. Now over a decade later, two long lost copies have been found.

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By Jess Marshalek Posted in News

Jack White Announces Spring 2015 Tour Dates

December 9th, 2014
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Following the announcement of Grammy nominations for Jack White’s latest album, Lazaretto, White will be touring again starting in January. The tour will take him to multiple cities in the U.S. and in South America.
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LISTEN: Jack White Releases Cover Of Dean Fertita’s “Parallel”

November 25th, 2014
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With even more new music, Jack White keeps it in the family covering yet another talented bandmate in a newly released single. Read more…

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Festival Estereo Announces 2015 Lineup Featuring Kings of Leon, Calvin Harris and Jack White

November 24th, 2014
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The headliners of this one of a kind festival are the tip of the iceberg. Set in Bogotá, the three day festival offers an eclectic mix of artists, as well as crafts and activities to keep festival goers feeling creative and interactive while lost in the savannah.

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WATCH: Jack White Performs “Love Interruption” As A Tribute To Ikey Owens

November 22nd, 2014
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Jack White paid tribute to his former keyboardist Isaiah “Ikey” Owens during a performance he gave in London. Owens, who was White’s keyboardist during many of his tours and also featured as the keyboardist for the Mars Volta, passed away from a heart attack while on tour with Jack White in Mexico. Read more…

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Lollapalooza Argentina Announces 2015 Lineup Featuring Jack White, Calvin Harris And Pharrell Williams

November 18th, 2014
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It’s official: one of the biggest festivals in history has the full lineup for its South American branch. Take a look at who will be playing this year’s festivities. Read more…

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LISTEN: The Dead Weather Release New Song “It’s Just Too Bad”

October 31st, 2014
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After grieving the loss of his good friend and touring keyboardist, Jack White has reunited with the other members of The Dead Weather to continue releasing a series of singles. This week saw the release of a new 7” vinyl track “Buzzkill(er)” which contains a song titled, “It’s Just Too Bad”, as the b-side.

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LISTEN: The Dead Weather Release New Song “Buzzkiller”

October 30th, 2014
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Jack White is getting back to life with the new songs. After passing away of the keyboardist Ikey Owens, Jack found the strength to go on releasing new material with The Dead Weather. Read more…

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Queens Of The Stone Age’s Dean Fertita Will Take Over For Ikey Owens In Jack White’s Band

October 28th, 2014
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Dean Fertita, piano and keyboard player for Queens of the Stone Age, will be taking the late Isaiah “Ikey” Owens’ spot in Jack White’s touring band.
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Inside Llewyn Davis Live Album Announced For January 2015 Release Featuring Jack White, Elvis Costello and Conor Oberst

October 27th, 2014
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Live album of the benefit concert at the Town Hall in NYC for the Cohen’s folk film gets pressed to CD and Vinyl by Nonesuch

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